Question about Whirlpool LGB6000KQ Gas Dryer
Hello, you need to replace the gas coils. Over time, they tend to get weak and stop energizing to allow the gas to flow thru the valve. There are 2 coils and one is the booster.
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Posted on Aug 19, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
I am not familiar with this particular unit, but I have a condensing dryer (Malber) which pumps out the water by itself. I am guessing that your unit requires you to empty a bin manually. Even if the bin is empty, I think the unit thinks it needs to be emptied and that is why the dryer will not work to give you hot air. If you do have such a bin, it might have a weight switch which the unit uses to detect if the bin needs emptying. See if the weight switch is working. The same weight switch idea is used on dehumidifiers.
Posted on Mar 10, 2008
SOURCE: dryer coming on but not drying
I had this issue with mine, my plug for the 220 voltage was loose therfore I was only getting half the current causing the dryer to spin but not heat. check your plug and make sure it is tightly in.
Posted on Jan 18, 2009
SOURCE: dryer wont dry clothes
Vents can fool you sometimes they seem to be ok but still cause problems. Try running with vent unhooked from machine one time and see if it works ok.
Check for leaks air leaks around the door or anywhere else.
Posted on Jun 10, 2009
When a gas dryer starts and the burner does not stay lit more than one minute the flame sensor is not detecting the flame to as a by design safety feature the burner is automatically shut off. It is not sensing flame so it is shut off.
This is the most likely suspect. http://www.repairclinic.com/SSPartDetail.aspx?s=t-mdg5500aww-%3d%3di2681&PartID=2681
BEFORE you change this part make sure that the outside vent flapper and the ducting form the back of the dryer is free of lint. Disconnect the dryer vent and try it with nothing connected to the dryer. Also check around the lint filter area for lint especially in the bottom. If there is not a lint or ducting problem then by all means change the flame sensor.
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Posted on Mar 06, 2010
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